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Commercial Green Deal Advisor (New Entrant)


Course Overview

This course is designed for new entrants who do not have a background in energy assessment. During the first 4 days of the course you will learn how to produce Commercial Energy Performance Certificates (EPC) for Level 3 and Level 4 commercial buildings including a live practical survey.

The following two days will teach you the principles of the Green Deal in the commercial sector and also show you how to produce a Commercial Green Deal Advice Report (GDAR) using the latest GD-SBEM software conventions.

There will also be a short multiple choice test taken on the last day of the course. Once the course is complete the candidate is required to produce a portfolio. No hidden costs or additional charges guaranteed.

Our Course Includes

  • Interactive Training
  • Friendly Tutorials
  • Live Commercial Property Assessments Training
  • iSBEM Software Training
  • Full Registration With the City & Guilds and Assessment Fees
  • Training Manuals and Learning Resources
  • Guide and Mentor Through Surveying Properties
  • Free Refreshments throughout the Course
  • Technical Support and Help Line


Our Course Structure

  • Introduction
  • Building Rules & Regulations
  • Commercial Energy Assessments & Part L
  • Commercial Building and Construction Types
  • Measuring Practice
  • Mechanical Building Services

  • Types of Heating
  • Natural & Mechanical Ventilation
  • Types of Commercial Lighting
  • Fans and Pumps Efficiencies
  • Renewable energy Sources
  • Control Systems
  • Lighting
  • Software Introduction

  • iSBEM Software Training
  • Data Input
  • Reading Architects Drawings
  • Tendering, Pricing
  • Portfolio planning

  • Live Property Assessment
  • Survey of Building
  • Data Collection, Site notes, Photos, Evidence Requirements
  • Data Entry into Software
  • Calculation Methodology

  • Introduction to the Green Deal
  • The principles, finance and operation of the Green Deal
  • Roles and responsibilities in Green Deal
  • Consumer protection in the Green Deal Scheme
  • Impact of tenure on the Green Deal Scheme
  • Green Deal Code of Practice, data protection and the Management Score
  • Appropriate methodology, property condition and specialist assessment when collecting data to determine an Operational Profile
  • Factors and measures for reducing energy consumption in non-domestic buildings by improving operational performance
  • Financial and legal implications in the Green Deal

  • Inputting data for non-domestic Green Deal Advice Reports
  • Assessment of Energy Efficiency measures for the GDAR
  • Software to evaluate Energy Efficiency measures for the GDAR
  • The Golden Rule Principle and Scheme Requirements for the GDAR
  • Lodgement and issue of Non-domestic Green Deal Advice Reports, including record keeping
  • Estimating the costs and circumstances of the building
  • Impartiality and professional responsibilities in Green Deal
  • Portfolio Guidance
  • Online Multiple Choice Test

Requirements, Upcoming Dates & Locations
No previous qualifications or experience is required; however you must have basic computer skills as all assessors must input data into a software program in order to produce the energy performance certificate. The course requires pre-course reading and preparation/assessment prior the required attendance for the training. The course requires a good level of English and report writing skills. Students will need to have access to e-mail and internet at their home.

Upcoming Dates Locations Want to Book
25 MAR TO 30 MARCH 2019 Harrow, London
22 APR 2018 TO 27 APR 2019 Harrow, London, Chelmsford
27 MAY TO 01 JUNE 2019 Harrow, London, Chelmsford

All learners produce a portfolio of evidence that they have acquired the required knowledge and have carried out 5 properties inspections to the City & Guilds standard for your NDEA portfolio. Also you will need to complete 3 case studies for your GDNDEA portfolio. We will mark your assessment portfolios on behalf of City and Guilds, speeding up the qualification process.

Course Calender

Upcoming Batch March 25, 2019
Upcoming Batch April 22, 2019
Upcoming Batch May 27, 2019

Course Summary

TIMES 9:45 to 16:30
VENUE Harrow, London
Price £2,195.00



Call Us: 0208 861 4838

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